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The story of Heidi

Young Reading Series 2
The story of Heidi

  • Johanna Spyri’s Heidi is beautifully retold, following the exploits of the orphaned girl sent to live in the Alps with her grumpy grandfather.
  • Part of Young Reading Series 2 for readers growing in confidence, with clear, engaging text and stunning original illustrations.
  • Developed in conjunction with reading experts from Roehampton University.
  • The audio CD includes a dramatic listen-along recording with music and sound effects, followed by a read-along version with prompts for page turns.

Information

Key Stage: KS1 E; Age 6+

Lexile Measure: 520L

Book Band: 10 - White

CEFR Level: B2

Hardback with ribbon marker:
Price: £4.99
ISBN: 9780746069288
64 pages
196 x 130mm

Hardback with CD:
Price: £6.99
ISBN: 9781409500780
64 pages
196 x 130mm

Author/Editor: Retold by Mary Sebag-Montefiori

Illustrator: Alan Marks

Reader Reviews

heidi

trytr, 23rd December 2014

Extras

  • Retelling a classic story
    Visit the See Inside Usborne blog to read how the writer, Mary Sebag-Montefiori, creates her retellings of classic stories.
  • Usborne Reading Programme
    Find out more about the Usborne Reading Programme, download a chart of the seven levels and watch an interview with reading consultant Alison Kelly.